Olympia stunner: St. Sen. majority caucus leader from Kirkland, WA won’t run for re-election

Deemed the most consequential elected official in Olympia by KVI’s John Carlson, St. Sen. majority caucus leader, Rodney Tom has announced he won’t seek re-election. Carlson analyzes the surprising announcement by Sen. Tom and what it could mean for the fiscal restraint Tom and fellow senators managed to impose on Gov. Inslee and House Democrats the last two legislative sessions.